- Existence: 1658 - 1741
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Overview The manuscript of "A Memorable instance of Divine guidence and protection," as told to Sarah Taylor by Jane Fearon and James Dickinson, two Quaker ministers, tells the story of Fearon and Dickinson's experience when on a religious visit to Scotland circa 1680.
Overview Papers primarily consist of those received by his forebears and collected by John Jay Smith, an entrepreneur and a founder of the Pennsylvania Gazette. Also included are manuscripts of Robert Proud, a treatise by Dr. F. Daniel Lobstein, and a document in the hand of James Dickinson.